Bridgeview IT

Job Reference: 9450

Are you into cloud formation? We’re seeking a AWS Architect who is ready to scale one of our electrifying clients in Palo Alto, CA (Fully Remote).

Here’s the thing – an organization’s cloud is inseparable from its business strategy. The cloud touches every part of a company, and that means this position has a tangible and direct impact on our client’s operations. We’re not saying that one role is more important than another, but there’s a reason cloud positions like this are so visible from a high elevation.

OVERVIEW
Cloud Operations is a unit that is responsible for the end-to-end delivery of GRC cloud solutions, offering highly secure and scalable private cloud capabilities to support a wide range of customer base. Major activities include Infrastructure setup, Configuration, and tuning, Release management, Hardware enhancements as well as Research & Development.

The Sr AWS Cloud Architect position is a remote position and demands the maturity, motivation, and self-starter mentality to work with minimal supervision.  The ideal candidate is innovative, ambitious, and a true student of technology.

HOW YOU WILL MAKE AN IMPACT

  • The goal of this position is to support the company's SaaS initiatives and clients by providing superior technology architecture and support services. 
  • AWS Cloud Subject Matter Expert
  • Participate in planning, implementation, and growth of our AWS foundational footprint
  • Creates technical documents, architecture diagram, designs, specifications, whitepapers, and technical tools
  • Monitor and manage the implementation to ensure high quality and alignment with defined requirements and standards
  • Provide recommendations for solutions in the areas of DevOps, Security, Governance, CI/CD, and Containerization
  • Strive for continuous improvement and build continuous integration, continuous development, and constant deployment pipeline (CI/CD Pipeline)
  • Understanding customer requirements and project KPIs
  • Contribute to DevOps development activities and complex development tasks 
  • Define optimal design patterns and solutions for high availability and disaster recovery for applications
  • Provide support and technical governance, expertise related to cloud architectures, deployment, and operations
  • Identify, develop, implement, and maintain high-level industry standard and the best practices for Cloud and Cloud technologies
  • Create user guides and implementation documents
  • Cross-train peers and junior staff as required to support new designs
EXPERIENCE NEEDED TO BE SUCCESSFUL IN THIS JOB
  • 7+ years of experience with architecting, implementing, and supporting AWS infrastructure and topologies
  • 6+ years of experience with AWS VPC, Subnet, EC2, EBS, Cost optimization, Route53, Peering, endpoints, s3, system manager, ops manager, IAM, KMS, SES, SFTP, ALB, NLB
  • 6+ years of experience with cloud networking principles 
  • Experience in PowerShell, Python, and Bash shell scripting
  • Experience in Cloud Privacy and Information Security Techniques
  • 3+ years’ experience with infrastructure as code tools such as Terraform, CloudFormation
  • 2+ years’ experience with container technologies (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • 2+ years’ experience with source code management tools (Git, AWS CodeCommit) and CI/CD tools (Jenkins)
  • Performance analysis, troubleshooting, and remediation techniques
  • Familiarity with SQL and relational databases (Oracle, Postgres)
  • Current understanding of best practices regarding system security measures
  • Strong interpersonal skills in a global environment; excellent written and verbal communication skills.  
  • Mastery in the use of Excel and Visio is required
EDUCATION 
  • Academic qualifications: BE – CE-EE/MCA
  • Technical Certification:  AWS Solution Architect Professional
  • AWS Certified SysOps Administrator 
  • ITIL V3 Foundations
ABOUT BRIDGEVIEW IT
Do you remember when the first YouTube video was uploaded in 2005? We don’t, because we were too busy creating the best technology placement firm in the country. Back then, we saw how extreme the demand was for technologists. Companies needed help finding them, and technologists needed help sifting through the noise. That’s our specialty.

You have a valuable set of skills, and it’s our job to make sure you get connected with the roles, companies, and career paths that help you realize your full potential. We don’t just forward you random job descriptions; we build a real relationship to get you wherever it is you want to go. We might be based in Denver, clearly the best city on earth, but we are connected to opportunities across America that will both challenge and fulfill you. Let’s do this. Apply for the above role, or sign up for job alerts at https://bridgeviewit.com/jobalerts.  

STUFF OUR LAWYERS WANT US TO SAY
We are unable to sponsor H1B candidates at this time.  Those authorized to work in the US without restriction are encouraged to apply. BridgeView IT is an equal opportunity employer.

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